diabetic Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"diabetic" in British English

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diabeticnoun [C]

uk   /ˌdaɪəˈbet.ɪk/  us   /-ˈbet̬-/
a ​person who has ​diabetes

diabeticadjective

uk   /ˌdaɪəˈbet.ɪk/  us   /-ˈbet̬-/
relating to ​diabetes: a diabetic ​coma made for diabetic ​people to ​eat: diabetic ​chocolate/​jam
(Definition of diabetic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"diabetic" in American English

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diabeticnoun [C]

 us   /ˌdɑɪ·əˈbet̬·ɪk/
a ​person who has ​diabetes
diabetic
adjective  us   /ˌdɑɪ·əˈbet̬·ɪk/
a diabetic ​patient
(Definition of diabetic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “diabetic”
in Arabic مَريض بالسكّر…
in Korean 당뇨 환자…
in Portuguese diabético, -a…
in Catalan diabètic, -a…
in Japanese 糖尿病患者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 糖尿病患者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 糖尿病患者…
in Italian diabetico, -a…
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